effluent flow News

  • Effluent abatement in the production of pasta filata cheeses

    GEA Filtration offers a simple and cost-effective solution for recovery of dairy solids from cooker/stretcher/mixer fluids generated during the production of pasta filata-style cheeses, such as mozzarella. Utilizing ceramic, cross-flow microfiltration (MF) technology, a substantial portion of otherwise lost dairy solids can be recovered as saleable food product and a corresponding reduction in ...


    By GEA Filtration

  • Hose pump automates effluent sampling at Thames Water

    Manual effluent sampling automated at Mogden sewage works 6m suction lift application Pump selected for robust design dry running, self-priming capability A Bredel APEX15 hose pump from Watson-Marlow Pumps Group has been installed at Thames Water’s Mogden sewage treatment works (STW). Thanks to the APEX15, final effluent samples can now be collected automatically ...

  • Compact automatic filter enables final effluent recycling

    A compact Rotork actuated automatic backwashing filter is providing reliable, efficient and economical filtration of final effluent for drum thickener washing duty at a sewage treatment works on the south coast of England. Using filtered final effluent is saving the operator the considerable cost previously incurred by the use of mains water for this duty. The Cross Phoenix Type R filter is ...


    By Rotork

  • Pharmaceutical effluent to large-scale MBBR plant

    Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies will design and commission a biological waste water treatment plant to treat all effluents of an existing specialized tablets and capsules pharmaceutical manufacturing site to meet the local stringent water discharge regulation. The core treatment is an AnoxKaldnes MBBR biological treatment. The client, one of the largest pharmaceutical companies ...

  • Ensuring your biofuels effluent meets regulatory limits

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), as well as other regulatory agencies around the world, have established limitation guidelines for discharges of “oily wastes” from facilities utilizing any type of oil and grease in their manufacturing process. However, recently several biodiesel plants in the US have been fined for illegally discharging vegetable-based oil and grease and polluting ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Flow metering and MCERTS

    KROHNE’s TIDALFLUX flowmeter is performing a critical role in England’s first non-water industry flow monitoring installation to receive MCERTS (Monitoring Certification Scheme) self monitoring of effluent flow approval by the Environment Agency. The instrument has been installed as part of a $385 million scheme to create an underground gas storage facility in East Riding, Yorkshire. MCERTS was ...


  • Watson-Marlow dosing pumps facilitate ‘ready-made’ effluent treatment plant

    New initiative from Lhoist combines Neutralac ‘smart’ liquid lime with peristaltic pump High flow process pump allows on-site treatment of acidic waste streams System comparable with caustic soda – many already sold Neutralac SLS45 high strength liquid lime from Lhoist UK Ltd is proving an irresistible solution ...

  • New Area-Velocity Flow Meter

    Monitor flow through open channels, partially full sewer pipes and surcharged pipes without a flume or weir. This new flowmeter is designed for municipal stormwater, combined effluent, raw sewage and irrigation water. The new Greyline AVFM-II uses a submerged ultrasonic sensor to continuously measure both Velocity and Level in the channel. The sensor is resistant to fouling and corrosion. ...


    By Greyline Instruments Inc.

  • New Multi-Sensor Area-Velocity Flow Meter

    Monitor flow through partially filled pipes or large open channels with irregular flow profiles. Greyline’s new AVMS 5.1 Multi-Sensor Area-Velocity Flow Meter is designed for municipal stormwater, combined effluent, raw sewage and irrigation water. The AVMS 5.1 uses three submerged ultrasonic sensors to continuously measure velocity at different points in the channel and provide an average ...


    By Greyline Instruments Inc.

  • Cross-flow Membrane Market to Reach $10 Billion by 2010

    The market for cross-flow membrane modules and equipment to purify water and other liquids will grow from $7.6 billion in 2006 to in excess of $10 billion in 2010.  This is the most recent forecast in the online McIlvaine Company report, RO/UF/MF World Markets.   ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Streamlined Sensor makes ultra mag flow meter lighter for simple installation and economy

    With a breakthrough streamlined sensor design, the new Ultra Mag® Flow Meter from McCrometer delivers highly accurate liquid measurement in a more compact, lighter and yet rugged package that simplifies installation while offering low maintenance and long life at an economical cost to set a new industry standard for value.The advanced Ultra Mag Flow Meter is a non-invasive, no-moving parts ...


    By McCrometer, Inc.

  • Marsh Multi-Mag Insertion Style Flow Meter simplifies installation to reduce cost

    With a next-generation multi-electrode sensor packaged in an insertion style configuration suitable for hot-tap installation, the precision Marsh Multi-Mag® Flow Meter from McCrometer eliminates the costly cut-and-splice operations and system shutdowns required with full-bore meters--while at the same time fitting in tight, crowded equipment areas with limited pipe straight-run availability.The ...


    By McCrometer, Inc.

  • ASTM D7511 - 12 Standard Test Method for Total Cyanide by Segmented Flow Injection Analysis, In-Line Ultraviolet Digestion and Amperometric Detection

    Cyanide and hydrogen cyanide are highly toxic. Regulations have been established to require the monitoring of cyanide in industrial and domestic wastewaters and surface waters. This test method is applicable for natural water, saline waters, and wastewater effluent. The method may be used for process control in wastewater treatment facilities. The spot test outlined in ...


    By ASTM International

  • Hanovia Wins Korean Sewage Treatment Contracts

    UV disinfection specialist Hanovia has won contracts to supply four medium pressure UV effluent treatment systems to Yangsan City Council in South Korea. In the first contract, a PMD500 UV system has already been installed at one of the city's sewage treatment plants. The second contact, for a different sewage plant in the city, will see three more units installed in the coming months. Each of ...

  • Scottish Water fined for failing to follow licence condition

    Failing to adhere to a condition of its licence cost Scottish Water GBP 2,500 at Stirling Sheriff Court on Tuesday 2 September 2008. The water authority pled guilty to failing to comply with a water use licence condition which specified that a continuous flow recorder, with on-site visual display from which readings would be readily obtained, and an associated data storage facility would be ...

  • A Unique Video about NEFCO’S Next Generation Density Current Baffle

    Here’s an entertaining 3-minute video about NEFCO’S Stamford Baffle 2.0®, the next generation Stamford Density Current Baffle. SB 2.0 is the result of an in-depth study of the design features that determine baffle performance, using computer analysis and modeling. The new baffle provides the most cost-effective improvement in clarifier performance available today. SB 2.0 ...


    By NEFCO, Inc.

  • Automatic Duckbill Composite Sampling System: Reach New Heights!

    Automatic sampler monitors effluent for regulatory compliance, even in freezing temperatures. Explosion-proof, using compressed air (no pumps; no vacuum system) with a self-cleaning action, it moves samples up high lifts (24+m) and over long runs (30+m) from multiple sites simultaneously. The controller can be located far from the sampling site and programmed to sample based on time or by a flow ...

  • Construction of Deep Tunnel Will Reduce Overflows and Energy Consumption

    Excavation of a 110-foot-deep entrance shaft signals the beginning of site work in the construction of an underground tunnel and pipeline designed by Black & Veatch to carry as much as 180 million gallons per day of treated wastewater by gravity nearly two miles from Johnson County Wastewater’s Mill Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant in Shawnee, Kan., to a discharge point downstream of a ...


    By Black & Veatch Corporation

  • Firsthand Client Testimonial Of ADI Systems’ MBR Technology

    WEFTEC®, the Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference, is the largest conference of its kind in North America. Every year thousands of water and wastewater professionals from around the world gather at WEFTEC® for unparalleled education and training in cutting-edge technologies. This year’s conference in New ...


    By ADI Systems

  • Variable speed drive on cooling system

    Typically cooling systems do not have flow control on individual exchangers, most systems I have encountered just don't spend the money, they set the flow and forget it. By changing the flow, there are significant changes to the flow regimes of exchangers elsewhere on the system, exchangers located well above grade become starved of water as the pump delivers less flow. The other aspect of ...


    By Variable Frequency Drives

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